Depression Manifesting as Aches & Pains

May 20, 2019

Have you ever been to the doctor complaining of various aches and pains and your physician asks if you are feeling “depressed?”  Is there a connection between feeling achy and depression?  “Depression is a mood disorder diagnosed by tell-tale symptoms such as fatigue, lethargy, or poor sleep,” reports WebMD. But depression may manifest itself in physical aches and pains that offer no […]

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Flu Immunization Vitally Important

May 6, 2019

In October 2009, Serese Marotta lost her five-year old son to influenza. Once she got over her grief, she joined Families Fighting Flu,  an advocacy organization dedicated to protecting the lives of children and families by raising awareness about the seriousness of flu and the importance of annual flu vaccination. FFF members knows the devastation […]

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Dr. Dara’s Rapid Resolution Therapy

April 29, 2019

Meet Salonpas Wellness Warrior, Dr. Dara Bushman, known as Dr. Dara, who is a Licensed Clinical Psychologist, Rapid Resolution Therapist, Board Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist and Author. Dr. Dara grew up as a collegiate competitive tennis player. She chose the field of psychology because she is passionate about the specific areas of peak performance, peace of […]

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Making a Better Mousetrap: Meet Maxwell Cohen

April 22, 2019

Meet Maxwell Cohen, a Salonpas Wellness Warrior and healthcare entrepreneur.  While a student at the University of Arizona, majoring in Environmental and Water Resource Economics, he noticed that his friends were not changing their sheets often. At home, he saw that his elderly grandparents had trouble changing their sheets. Therefore, Maxwell determined that peel-away/disposable bed […]

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No More Bad Days: Meet Danny Boronico

April 15, 2019

Meet Salonpas Wellness Warrior, Danny Boronico, author and founder of Athena’s Fight Club, who explains why boxing makes a difference for women and children’s mental and physical health: What was your inspiration for founding Athena’s Fight Club? The inspiration came one night when a friend asked me to accompany him to an AA meeting. I […]

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Living The Life You Didn’t Dream Of

April 8, 2019

Meet Salonpas® Wellness Warrior, Dr. Herman Williams. Managing director of Healthcare Advisory, whose gripping, inspirational new book “CLEAR!” Living The Life You Didn’t Dream Of” features his own story of survival and triumph in the face of repeated medical crises, as well as a “how-to” guide – with exercises and action steps – designed to […]

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Have You Tried Salonpas-HOT?

April 1, 2019

Hisamitsu America, a division of Hisamitsu Pharmaceutical Co., Inc., and the marketers of the Salonpas® line of pain-relieving products, announce the availability of Salonpas®-HOT (SRP: $5.99), the top-selling product in the Topical Analgesic category*, in a new value pack that includes three folded patches in a pack. “As our consumers typically purchase multiple Salonpas®-HOT patches […]

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Assessing for Sleep Apnea

March 25, 2019

What is sleep apnea, and should you be concerned if you have it?  WebMD defines “Sleep apnea as a serious sleep disorder that occurs when a person’s breathing is interrupted during sleep. People with untreated sleep apnea stop breathing repeatedly during their sleep, sometimes hundreds of times. This means the brain — and the rest of the body — may not get enough oxygen.”The […]

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Maximize Your Walking Work-out!

March 18, 2019

“Walking can be as good as a workout, if not better, than running,” says Dr. Matt Tanneberg, CSCS, a sports Chiropractor and Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist in Phoenix, Arizona who works with elite athletes, to NBC Better. “You hear of people ‘plateauing’ when they continue to do the same workout routine and stop seeing results. […]

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